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Halloween – Celebrate 2018

Halloween 2018

Hallow een? Hall of ween? Hallo ween? How did Halloween come to be? The etymology of the name? What does the holiday represent, actually, besides candy and pumpkins and horror movies? To give you an answer to these questions, we at Hipper have done our research. Once again, it is upon us: every year, on […]

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When is World Sweetest Day?

Sweeetest Day

…it’s exactly what it sounds like. Sweetest Day is an unofficial holiday, celebrated every October since 1921, a day when people buy each other sweets and candy. Wait… what? How come we haven’t heard of this before? There is a very good reason. Sweetest Day, a celebration planned and started in the United States back […]

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Preparing for Halloween – Top Tips 2018

Preparing for Halloween

Do you know why humans love Halloween, ghoulish costumes, horror movies? … Neither do we, but they’re great. However, in all seriousness, there’s research behind it. According to Dr. Jeffrey Goldstein, a professor of psychology at the University of Utrecht, “People watch horror films because they want to be frightened, or they wouldn’t do it […]

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When is World Smile Day?

World Smile Day

Do you know what happens on every first Friday in October? No, not Halloween – it’s too early for that. Christmas? No, it’s much too early for that. Finding an answer to this question is impossible, because, you know, many things happen on every first Friday in October. However, we know what it is, and […]

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